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Audio Library and Talking Books
by Alan Davis Drake
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An on-going series of unabridged short stories and poems that visits the borders between genius and madness. Readings of the explorations of the greater and lesser masters, including Leo Tolstoy, Nikolai Gogol, Anton Chekhov, Charles Dickens, T. S. Eliot. Guy de Maupassant, Emile Zola, Gustave Flaubert, Vsevolod Garshin, Kahlil Gibran, H. P. Lovecraft, Lu Xun, Hans Christian Andersen, Edgar Allen Poe, Emily Dickinson, and others. (Some, but not all, recordings are in the Public Domain as read...
Topics: audiobook, literature, librivox, Russian literature, world literature, Alan Davis Drake, 9-12...
Electric Sheep
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574
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508.8M
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Electric Sheep is a distributed computing project for animating and evolving fractal flames, which are in turn distributed to the networked computers, which display them as a screensaver. Process The process is transparent to the casual user, who can simply install the software as a screensaver. Alternatively, the user may become more involved with the project, manually creating a fractal flame file for upload to the server where it is rendered into a video file of the animated fractal flame....
Topic: electric sheep
Audio Library and Talking Books
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202
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1.7M
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Books in Audio and spoken word contributions by users.
Cratediggers
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39,404
ITEMS
45M
VIEWS
by Various
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Cratedigging is the art of finding the obscure, forgotten or lost audio recordings that experienced low-volume production (or no-volume production, just being made by hand).
Old Time Radio
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4,178
ITEMS
95.7M
VIEWS
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You are invited to listen to and download Old Time Radio shows here! Browse by: number views · average review rating · number reviews · date reviewed · date archived · topic
McGill University Library
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17,094
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1.8M
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The McGill University Library holds more than seven million items in its various collections, which are located in numerous branches across McGill’s downtown and Macdonald campuses. Receiving over 5 million visits annually, and millions more visits online, it is an invaluable support system for the McGill community, with rich collections, comprehensive information resources, innovative services and attractive, comfortable facilities. For more information: www.mcgill.ca/library/ Materials for...
Topic: McGill University Library Digitized Title
Wellcome Library
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10M
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The Wellcome Library is one of the greatest specialist collections on the history of medicine and the medical humanities. It houses over 2.5 million items of extraordinary range and diversity, including books, films, archives, manuscripts and artworks from around the world. The Library is making as many of its collections as possible freely available online. In addition to this selection of historical books and journals, increasing amounts of digitised material, including manuscripts and...
UNC Music Library
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3,776
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1.2M
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A collection for internal support at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Topic: music
Gerard Arthus - Cook Book and Recipe Collection
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68
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36,605
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Fan Fiction Archive
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56,477
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3.4M
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An archive of many Fan Fiction stories. This collection has been made from a variety of sources, including private archives, ArchiveTeam's 2012 crawl , nerdguy1138's archive and also Entropy11235813's archive . All stories have been uploaded as individual items, with appropriate metadata to allow easy browsing and viewing of single stories. Access Drives Preservation.
Topics: fanfiction, archiveofourown, fan fiction, fanfic, fan fic, fan stories
Rare Books and Special Collections
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3,198
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407,192
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The McGill Library Rare Books and Special Collections began collecting rare materials in the 1850s, and through gift and purchase the holdings now constitute rich and highly diverse research collections. The humanities and social sciences and in particular art and architecture, Canadiana, history, literature, the history of ideas (philosophy and religion), travel and exploration, and the history of the book form the core of the collection. More information can be found on the library’s...
Topic: Rare Books and Special Collections
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
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13,323
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1.2B
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LibriVox - founded in 2005 - is a community of volunteers from all over the world who record public domain texts: poetry, short stories, whole books, even dramatic works, in many different languages. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain in the USA and available as free downloads on the internet. If you are not in the USA, please check your country's copyright law before downloading. Please visit the LibriVox website where you can search for books that interest you. You can search or...
New York Public Library
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144,478
ITEMS
27.8M
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Books contributed by the New York Public Library .
Boston Public Library Cookbook Collection
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168
ITEMS
150,238
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Material for this collection has been contributed by the Boston Public Library.
Boston Public Library
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56,229
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44.5M
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Books contributed by the Boston Public Library . Established in 1848 by an act of the Great and General Court of Massachusetts, the Boston Public Library (BPL) was the first large free municipal library in the United States. In 1839, French ventriloquist M. Nicholas Marie Alexandre Vattemare became the original advocate for a public library in Boston when he proposed the idea of a book and prints exchange between American and French libraries. The Mayor of the City of Boston, Josiah Quincy,...
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Ephemerals: Cookbooks, Event Programs, and Directories relating to Religion in North Carolina.
Folkscanomy: Food and Culinary Arts
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391
ITEMS
360,421
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
Open Source Text Books
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4.1M
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Thanks for coming to our library. Find an error that you want to report? Have a book that you think belongs here? Contact the administrators at opentextbooklibrary@gmail.com.
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
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459,243
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98M
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
The Pulp Magazine Archive
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13,164
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6.7M
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Pulp magazines (often referred to as "the pulps"), also collectively known as pulp fiction, refers to inexpensive fiction magazines published from 1896 through the 1950s. The typical pulp magazine was seven inches wide by ten inches high, half an inch thick, and 128 pages long. Pulps were printed on cheap paper with ragged, untrimmed edges. The name pulp comes from the cheap wood pulp paper on which the magazines were printed. Magazines printed on better paper were called...
Public Library of India
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425,121
ITEMS
62M
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by Public Resource
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This collection is maintained by Public Resource and contains resources pertaining to India. For other India collections we maintain, please visit the Bharat Ek Khoj page.